The Spanish soldiers named the site El Osito, because the local Chumash people offered them a young pet bear (which they politely refused).Cambria is located on the Rancho Santa Rosa Mexican land grant given in 1841 to Julian Estrada.After receiving a call from a Cambria citizen Saturday morning, a state parks ranger located Trimble in the creek bed and detained him, the release said. This forum covers Cambria, CA local community news, events for your calendar, and updates from colleges, churches, sports, and classifieds. Give us your feedback on government issues or coverage from TV stations and Radio networks in your area.More than 150 claims were filed in the early 1870s.The most successful of these claims, the Oceanic Quicksilver Mining Company, at one time employed 300 and was the largest mine in the area and the sixth largest in the world.
The Spanish explorers camped near the present site of the Coast Union High School, on Santa Rosa Creek, on September 10, 1769, and again on December 24-25, spending the first Christmas in what later became known as Cambria.A 32-year-old Cambria man was arrested Saturday morning after he allegedly threatened to kill another man and hit him in the face with a hatchet Friday, according to the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office.About a.m., authorities received a report that Kellen Christopher Trimble was seen walking along Main Street in Cambria before heading down to a creek area under the Highway 1 bridge, a news release said. Fall Hall-Out September – November: Young-of-the-year, juveniles, and subadults too young to take part in the breeding season haul-out to rest. As seals approach sexual maturity their haul-out time more closely coincides with that of the breeding animals.is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1).